Cohousing in the News


WUFT


Cohousing Community Brings Cooperative Living To Gainesville
WUFT
Gainesville Cohousing is, according to its website, “a neighborhood concept being built in Gainesville, Florida, with the goal of creating a cooperative, sustainable and intergenerational community.” Cohousing is a community of private homes connected ...



News
MainePublic.org
Architect and businessman Chuck Durrett and journalist Deirdre Fulton discuss Cohousing, which is a type of collaborative housing wher residents actively participate in the design and operation of their own neighborhoods. Cohousing residents are ...


Daily Mail


Want a happy old age? Get your friends to be your neighbours! That's just what empty nesters are now doing ...
Daily Mail
According to the UK Cohousing Network (UKCN), cohousing is defined as 'communities created and run by their residents. Each household has a self-contained, private home, but residents come together to manage their community and share activities.


TN.com.ar


Cohousing: vivir con amigos en la vejez
TN.com.ar
Una de las impulsoras del proyecto y habitante del cohousing argento es Inés Arias, antropóloga de 68 años: "Empezamos a construir hace tres años. Compartimos almuerzos, mates, lecturas, charlas y películas los fines de semana y de a poco nos vamos a ...



First cohousing community in state breaks ground
WCJB
Gainesville Cohousing is a 24 home, $5 million community designed and developed by 20 families. It's located at 4500 NW 27th Ave., and has been 5 years in the making. It's not your normal, private neighborhood. It's much more intimate and social.



HOMEFINDER: Saanich Peninsula Cohousing group seeks dedicated people
Peninsula News Review
That was the subject of an information session held by Saanich Peninsula Cohousing — a small group founded by Wittington and Tracy Mills — on Sunday, Jan. 29 at the McTavish Academy of Art building. The group has been, for the last 11 months, gauging ...


Philly.com


Philly seniors form village movement, host author of 'Being Mortal'
Philly.com
In Pennsylvania, a handful of cohousing projects are forming: Altair Ecovillage in Kimberton; Concord Ecovillage in Kennett Square; Harmony Green Village in the King of Prussia area; Three Groves Ecovillage in West Grove; and Wissahickon Village ...


Blackmore Vale Magazine


Threshold cohousing community near Gillingham, Dorset has vacancies
Blackmore Vale Magazine
The Threshold Centre near Gillingham is an established cohousing community, run by the residents, with the aim to live as simply and sustainably as possible. Cohousing enables people to have their own home at the same time as enjoying some shared ...


VRT Nieuws


Iedereen kan binnenkort proefproject cohousing starten
VRT Nieuws
do 02/02/2017 - 19:37 Belga Iedereen die dat wil kan binnenkort een proefproject rond cohousing starten en wordt daarbij voor minstens zes jaar vrijgesteld van ...
Iedereen kan binnenkort cohousingproject starten | MetroMetro België

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Il cohousing sbarca in Italia
Varese News
Da qualche mese il fenomeno del cohousing, proveniente da oltreoceano e noto anche come house sharing, dona agli anziani la possibilità di condividere la propria casa apportando così notevoli vantaggi in termini di risparmio e socializzazione.


Real Views (blog)


Senior living options evolve as America ages
Real Views (blog)
From California to North Carolina, seniors are coming together to buy land and build their own self-governed cohousing communities to look after each other and share expenses, including fees to cover the cost of a caretaker's apartment onsite.


KUOW News and Information


These families defied the odds by staying in Seattle | KUOW News ...
KUOW News and Information
Seattle is growing fast, but it doesn't have many kids. Sure, the schools are overcrowded and there are babies in strollers everywhere. But as a percentage.

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MO


Cohousing Curant: jonge nieuwkomers en Antwerpenaren samen onder een dak
MO
OCMW Antwerpen biedt nu met de lancering van Curant (Cohousing and case management for Unaccompanied young adult Refugees in ANTwerp) een extra jaar. Het cohousingproject tracht zo de brede ondersteuning te verlengen. Jongvolwassenen die ...



Listen Live Maine Public
MainePublic.org
Architect and businessman Chuck Durrett and journalist Deirdre Fulton discuss Cohousing, which is a type of collaborative housing wher residents actively participate in the design and operation of their own neighborhoods. Cohousing residents are ...



Saanich Peninsula cohousing plans poised for progress - News
Peninsula News Review
After 11 months, the Saanich Peninsula Cohousing group is poised to take the next step towards building new homes.

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Ateneapoli


Centro antico: gli studenti progettano una struttura per coworking ed ...
Ateneapoli
Gli studenti del Laboratorio di Composizione Architettonica e Urbana del Corso di Studi in Architettura Magistrale, affidato ai professori Giovanni Multari e Vito ...

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$5 million cohousing property to become city's first
The Independent Florida Alligator
A $5 million, 24-home cohousing community in Gainesville will break ground next month, making it the first of its kind in the city. The Gainesville Cohousing, located at 4500 NW 27th Ave., will break ground Feb. 3 and take about a year to complete ...


Mother Nature Network (blog)


​Baugruppen: It's a cooperative living concept, and it's perfect for boomers
Mother Nature Network (blog)
R50 – cohousing is a new model typology for low-cost and affordable housing offering a maximum capacity for adaptation and flexibility throughout its lifetime. Social, cultural, economic and ecological aspects have been considered equally to define a ...


NEWSFOOD.com


Cohousing, luci ed ombre della coabitazione solidale - Newsfood.com
NEWSFOOD.com
La crisi, il lavoro, l'incertezza del futuro modificano il concetto di uso esclusivo della proprietà, utilizzo collettivo di un bene.

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Co-Housing: A New Option?
Patheos (blog)
Instead of limiting their households to children, parents, and grandparents, plenty of people are going a step further, making homes with friends and even strangers. Cohousing, in which a large community lives together and shares household duties, is ...


Dia a Dia


Crece la tendencia del cohousing, la vivienda colaborativa en la adultez
Dia a Dia
El cohousing, por caso, es un fenómeno consolidado en Dinamarca, Suecia y Estados Unidos que los adultos mayores eligen como una opción al geriátrico o la casa de los hijos. Aunque tiene más de 50 años, la tendencia se está haciendo más visible en ...



City approves multiple plans
Gainesville Sun
The Gainesville city commission approved plans to develop three subdivisions Thursday, soon bringing 65 new single-family homes to the area. Plans for the Heartwood subdivision, which is located on the southeast side of the city, will consist of ...


Durham Herald Sun


Cohousing community for LGBT seniors coming to northern Durham
Durham Herald Sun
“We've seen a real surge in senior cohousing,” said Alice Alexander, executive director of the national Cohousing Association, which is located in Durham. While only 12 senior cohousing communities exist around the country, another 16 are forming.


Blog Casa.it (Blog)


Cos'è il cohousing ea chi conviene
Blog Casa.it (Blog)
Nato in Danimarca all'inizio degli anni '60 e sviluppatosi principalmente nel Nord Europa e, solo dagli anno '80 anche negli Stati Uniti, da qualche anno il cohousing è arrivato anche in Italia, dove ha permesso al mercato immobiliare di immettere nel ...



Cohousing community for LGBT seniors coming to North Durham
News & Observer
Most of the friends eventually dropped out, but Village Hearth Cohousing, a community designed for LGBT seniors and friends, is slated for construction in north Durham in 2017. Cohousing developments – intentional communities of private homes clustered ...

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